Queensland vs Oolacunta - What's the difference?

queensland | oolacunta |


As a proper noun queensland

is one of the six states of australia, occupying the north-eastern part of the continent, with its capital at brisbane.

As a noun oolacunta is

an extinct marsupial, the desert rat kangaroo (caloprymnus campestris ), that lived in a sand-ridge and gibber-plain habitat in south-western queensland and north-eastern australia.

queensland

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • One of the six states of Australia, occupying the north-eastern part of the continent, with its capital at Brisbane.
  • (historical) (1859 - 1901) The self governing colony of what is now the state of Queensland.
  • Derived terms

    * QLD

    oolacunta

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia oolacunta)
  • An extinct marsupial, the desert rat kangaroo (Caloprymnus campestris ), that lived in a sand-ridge and gibber-plain habitat in south-western Queensland and north-eastern Australia.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2007, date=July 25, author=William Grimes, title=A Zoologist With a Pouch of Stories, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=The fabulous oolacunta , a rat kangaroo that is now extinct, streaked across the desert at speeds that made it seem to float above the ground. }}